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Casanova in Bolzano

Sandor Marai

Casanova in Bolzano

by Sandor Marai

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Highbridge Audio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • General,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Casanova, Giacomo,,
  • 1725-1798,
  • Audiobooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8664079M
    ISBN 101565119215
    ISBN 109781565119215

    Buy Casanova in Bolzano by Sandor Marai online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $   'Casanova in Bolzano' later, arrived-by coach this time, having extorted six gold pieces from an acquaintance-in Bolzano. wrote his name in a precise and expert hand in the guest book.

    Casanova is Bolzano is not a young man's (or woman's) book. Its insights speak to those who have lived a good chunk of life already, exploring human ambition and disappointment, youth and age, celebrity and exile, and the complicated relationship of love and sex/5(11). Casanova in Bolzano by Sandor Marai Marai, is a Hungarian novelist, who has been compared to Gabriel García Márquez, I disagee, Márquez is the better writer. /5(8).

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Casanova in Bolzano book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Another rediscovered masterpiece from the Hungarian novelist w /5. Casanova is Bolzano is not a young man's (or woman's) book.

Its insights speak to those who have lived a good chunk of life already, exploring human ambition and disappointment, youth and age, celebrity and exile, and the complicated relationship of love and sex/5(24).

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If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having. Alan Cheuse reviews Casanova in Bolzano, by Hungarian novelist Sandor Marai, a book first published in about a larger-than-life character.

Rather than kill Casanova on the spot, he makes him a startling offer, one that is logical, perverse, and irresistible. Turning an historical episode into a dazzling fictional exploration of the clasp of desire and death, Casanova in Bolzano is further proof that Sándor Márai is one of the most distinctive voices of the twentieth century.

Casanova in Bolzano book Rather than kill Casanova on the spot, he makes him a startling offer, one that is logical, perverse, and irresistible. Turning an historical episode into a dazzling fictional exploration of the clasp of desire and death, Casanova in Bolzano is further proof that Sándor Márai is one of the most distinctive voices of the twentieth century/5(8).

Get this from a library. Casanova in Bolzano. [Sándor Márai; George Szirtes] -- Inafter escaping from Venice's most notorious jail, Giacomo Casanova seeks refuge in the Italian village of Bolzano, where he once again embarks on a campaign of seduction.

Giacomo Girolamo Casanova (/ ˌ k æ s ə ˈ n oʊ v ə, ˌ k æ z ə-/, Italian: [ˈdʒaːkomo dʒiˈrɔːlamo kazaˈnɔːva, - kasa-]; 2 April – 4 June ) was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice.

His autobiography, Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life), is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during Born: 2 AprilVenice, Republic of Venice (now Italy). Get this from a library. Casanova in Bolzano. [Sándor Márai; George Szirtes] -- This rediscovered masterpiece from the author of "Embers" is a dazzling period piece--a riveting story that chronicles the downfall of the legendary scoundrel Giacomo Casanova after his escape from a.

The legendary lover is the beleaguered antihero of this hitherto untranslated novel. Hungarian expatriate author Márai (–89), best known here for his small masterpiece Embers (; Eng. trans. ), begins with Giacomo Casanova’s escape from a notorious Venetian prison (“the Leads”), accompanied by a dissolute friar (Balbi) who poses as his “secretary” while the.

About Casanova in Bolzano. Another rediscovered masterpiece from the Hungarian novelist whose Embers became an international bestseller—a sensuous, suspenseful, aphoristic novel about the world’s most notorious seducer and the encounter that changes him forever.

In Giacomo Casanova escapes from a Venetian prison and resurfaces in the Italian village of Bolzano. Hungarian readers, British readers (reading Conversations in Bolzano), French (reading La Conversation de Bolzano), etc.

might get this -- but Americans have Casanova thrust in their faces in a way Marai can not have intended: the title leaves no doubt, this is a book about Casanova in Bolzano.

The thinking is, surely that a 'Casanova' sells. Casanova in Bolzano is a novel by Sándor Márai. The books begins with Casanova's escape from Piombi, from which he heads into the Alps, to is here that he re-encounters an enemy from the past, the Duke of Parma, and again contests with him over a woman named books was published in Hungary inand published in an English translation in Author: Sándor Márai.

"Casanova in Bolzano" (Reviewed by Mary Whipple ) "I believe in writing because the power of writing is greater than that of fate or time.

The things we do, the things we desire, the things we love, the things we say, all pass away. Women pass, affairs pass. Time's dust settles over all we have done, over everything that once. Octo the incorrigible playboy and roving gambler Giacomo Casanova escapes from a pestilent Venetian prison.

Aiming for Munich, he stops near the Austrian border at an inn in Bolzano. Casanova in Bolzano (Conversations in Bolzano) Marai Sandor. Year: Language: english Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read.

Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for.

Casanova in Bolzano by Sandor Marai,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Casanova is doubly threatened: the duke’s reach is pervasive, and the Inquisition looms large in Casanova’s past and possibly his future, should he tarry too long in Bolzano.

But even the Inquisition pales before the force of Francesca’s declaration of love and the clarity of her intent.

1) Casanova in Bolzano is a masterpiece - Sandor's previous book to be published in English, Embers, was a masterpiece on the subject of friendship, while Bolzano is a masterpiece on the subject of love between men and women.5/5(5).

Editions for Casanova in Bolzano: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ). Description of the book "Casanova in Bolzano": Another rediscovered masterpiece from the Hungarian novelist whose Embers""became an international bestseller--a sensuous, suspenseful, aphoristic novel about the world's most notorious seducer and the encounter that changes him forever.Rather than kill Casanova on the spot, he makes him a startling offer, one that is logical, perverse, and irresistible.

Turning an historical episode into a dazzling fictional exploration of the clasp of desire and death, Casanova in Bolzano is further proof that Sándor Márai is one of the most distinctive voices of the twentieth century.5/5.Buy Casanova in Bolzano (Vintage International) Reprint by Marai, Sandor (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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